If You Go Down to the Woods Today (Brown Bear Wood) (Hardcover)

If You Go Down to the Woods Today (Brown Bear Wood) By Rachel Piercey, Freya Hartas (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rachel Piercey, Freya Hartas (Illustrator)
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Journey through a magical woodland with poems to read and things to find in the beautifully illustrated picture book If You Go Down to the Woods.
My woodland’s full of animals,
of every different kind.
So shall we stay here for a while
and see what we can find?
Experience the everyday wonder of nature in this first book of poetry, exploring a magical woodland year. With poems by acclaimed writer Rachel Piercey and illustrations by Freya Hartas, join Bear on his journey from spring to winter with lots of friends to meet, places to explore, and things to spot along the way.
“A tour de force of interactive two-dimensional nature.” —Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

Rachel Piercey is a freelance poet, editor, and tutor. She has co-edited three children’s poetry anthologies with the Emma Press and regularly performs her work and runs poetry workshops in primary schools. Piercey’s poems for adults have been published in various journals, including The Poetry Review, Magma, and The Rialto, as well as two pamphlets with the Emma Press and one with HappenStance. Together with Freya Hartas, she is the author of the Brown Bear Wood series, including Grand Old Oak and the Birthday Ball and If You Go Down to the Woods Today. She lives in London. 

Freya Hartas is a UK-based illustrator specializing in children’s books. She lives in the vibrant city of Bristol with her partner and their ancient black cat, Katsu, and works from her cosy, cluttered desk in a shared studio down the road. She graduated from Falmouth University in 2014 with a first-class honors BA in illustration. Hartas loves to conjure up humorous characters, animals, and monsters, creating the most fantastical worlds for them to inhabit and get lost in.

Praise For…

"A tour de force of interactive two-dimensional nature." 
— Kirkus Reviews
Product Details
ISBN: 9781419751585
ISBN-10: 1419751581
Publisher: Magic Cat
Publication Date: March 16th, 2021
Pages: 40
Language: English
Series: Brown Bear Wood